Perth mum ‘beyond devastated’ after son falls to death in Portugal

Spencer Devlin fell seven metres from an apartment balcony in Portugal.A PERTH woman and her British partner have been left “beyond devastated” when their 18-month-old son died after falling seven metres from an apartment balcony in Portugal.

Holly Bishop, a former Padbury Senior High School student, and her British partner Robert Devlin are believed to have been living in Lagos, on Portugal’s south coast, where their son Spencer fell from a second-floor balcony about 9.30am on Saturday.

Media reported that the toddler, who was born in Portugal, was rushed to hospital with critical injuries before being transferred to the Algarve University Hospital Centre in Faro, about 100km away.

It is understood Spencer was admitted to a paediatric intensive care unit but died from his injuries.

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